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The Resource Landscape of the mind : human evolution and the archaeology of thought, John F. Hoffecker

Landscape of the mind : human evolution and the archaeology of thought, John F. Hoffecker

Label
Landscape of the mind : human evolution and the archaeology of thought
Title
Landscape of the mind
Title remainder
human evolution and the archaeology of thought
Statement of responsibility
John F. Hoffecker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John F. Hoffecker explores the origin and growth of the mind, drawing on information from the human fossil record, archaeology, and history. Hoffecker argues that, as an indirect result of bipedal locomotion, early humans developed a feedback relationship among their hands, brains, and tools, evolving the capacity to externalize thoughts in the form of shaped stone objects. When anatomically modern humans evolved a parallel capacity to externalize thought as symbolic language, individual brains within social groups were integrated into a neocortical internet, or super-brain, thu
Cataloging source
E7B
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Hoffecker, John F
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human evolution
  • Brain
  • Thought and thinking
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • SCIENCE
  • Brain
  • Human evolution
  • Thought and thinking
Label
Landscape of the mind : human evolution and the archaeology of thought, John F. Hoffecker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Modernity and infinity -- Daydreams of the Lower Paleolithic -- Modern humans and the super-brain -- The Upper Paleolithic as history -- Mindscapes of the postglacial epoch -- The vision animal
Control code
ocn726829393
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231518482
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgqgw5
  • 0e1037e3-c129-4db4-9936-2731910ce9a7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)726829393
Label
Landscape of the mind : human evolution and the archaeology of thought, John F. Hoffecker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Modernity and infinity -- Daydreams of the Lower Paleolithic -- Modern humans and the super-brain -- The Upper Paleolithic as history -- Mindscapes of the postglacial epoch -- The vision animal
Control code
ocn726829393
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 259 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231518482
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttgqgw5
  • 0e1037e3-c129-4db4-9936-2731910ce9a7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)726829393

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